Bomber YB-17 “Flying Fortress” at Langley Field airfield

YB-17 Flying Fortress

   

Color photo of World War II: American Flying Fortress YB-17 heavy bomber at Langley Field, Virginia, USA.

12 of the YB-17 bombers were used by the 2nd Bomber Group, based at Langley Field. With their help, various tests were conducted, and new techniques and methods of bombing were developed.

  

Source: Library of Congress.

   

Source of photo information:

  1. ww2db.com

   

   

Location: Langley Field, Virginia, USA
Date: May, 1942
Photo by Alfred Palmer

In : 1942

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